Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
I think we have more machinery of government than is necessary, too many parasites living...
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
Equal rights for all, special privileges for none
Health is the requisite after morality
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents.
One insult pocketed soon produces another
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of...
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
I can never fear that things will go far wrong where common sense has fair...
I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending...
An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which...
The danger is that the cruel arts of their oppressors have enchained their minds, have...
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may...
Every generation needs a new revolution.
Money, not morality, is the principle of commerce and commercial nations.
I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.
I am for a government rigorously frugal and simple, applying all the possible savings of...
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong...
A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises, I advise...